Posts by Joanna Holbert

Justice

Program Aims to Equip Those Incarcerated Upon Release

by Joanna Holbert

Broken is a series that highlights broken pieces of our criminal justice…

Education, Your Story

The Byrds: The System Is Not Working for Our Daughter

by Joanna Holbert

“Being born with a disability should not mean you have to pay…

Education, Your Story

Students Benefit from ESA Program

by Joanna Holbert

Families of children with special needs know all too well the stresses…

Education

Senate Votes to Extend ESA Program Until 2024

by Joanna Holbert

Today, the Senate passed Senate Bill 2675 to extend the Education Scholarship…

Education

Jackson, Biloxi Catholic Dioceses Call on Legislature to Expand ESA Program

by Joanna Holbert

In letters addressed to the legislature, the leaders of the Catholic Dioceses of Jackson…

Education

Mississippians Gather to Rally for School Choice

by Joanna Holbert

It was a sea of yellow scarves outside the Capitol on Tuesday,…

Education

Governor Bryant Proclaims Jan. 20-26 as ‘School Choice Week’

by Joanna Holbert

Gov. Phil Bryant has proclaimed January 20-26, 2019 as “School Choice Week”…

Education

Choice Now for Mississippi Families

by Joanna Holbert

Mississippi families want and need choice. That’s the sentiment from parents across…

Education, Your Story

WAITLISTED UPDATE: Hopkins Family’s ESA Returned

by Joanna Holbert

Christmas came a few weeks early for Missy and Will Hopkins as…

Justice

There’s a Better Way to Treat Nonviolent Offenders

by Joanna Holbert

Broken is a series that highlights broken pieces of our criminal justice…

Education

PEER Report Issued on State’s ESA Program

by Joanna Holbert

The report is in and 91 percent of Mississippi parents are satisfied…

Education, Your Story

The Malones: How Can We Choose?

by Joanna Holbert

“How am I supposed to choose?” That’s the question Allyson Malone of…